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SMPD: Wanted man found with loaded handgun and narcotics

Posted at 12:00 PM, Aug 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-01 02:35:34-04
SMPD: Wanted man found with loaded handgun and narcotics

Santa Maria police say they arrested a wanted felon late Friday night during a drug investigation in the 1000 block of West Morrison Street.

Police reportedly arrested 30-year-old Christopher Allen Alley and booked him into the Santa Barbara County Jail.

Alley is facing charges of multiple counts of drug possession, possession of stolen property and felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, according to police.

Police say officers from the Special Enforcement Team (SET) seized 59 grams of Fentanyl, 144 grams of Heroin, 102 grams of Methanphetamine. drug scales, drug packaging material, more than $1,200 in cash and a loaded firearm with extra ammunition.

The recovered gun was previously reported stolen during a residential burglary, police say,

Alley reportedly had warrants out for his arrest in Santa Clara County, San Luis Obispo County, Santa Barbara County and Ventura County.